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the opposite sexnoun [S, + sing/pl verb]

uk   /ˌɒp.ə.zɪt ˈseks/  us   /ˌɑː.pə.zɪt ˈseks/
someone who is male if you are female, and female if you are male: It's not always easy to meet members of the opposite sex.
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in Chinese (Simplified) 异性…
in Turkish karşı cins…
in Russian противоположный пол…
in Chinese (Traditional) 異性…
in Polish płeć przeciwna…
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